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Gendre, Charles William Le, 1830-1899 (American soldier and diplomat)



  • Existence: 1830 - 1899

Found in 1 Collection or Record:


Is Aboriginal Formosa a Part of the Chinese Empire?, 1874

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Parkes 9/6
Scope and Contents

'Is Aboriginal Formosa a Part of the Chinese Empire? An Unbiased Statement of the Question, with Eight Maps of Formosa' (Shanghai, 1874), 1 volume (25 folios), including 9 plates photographed by William Saunders. Loose inside is a folio mounted on card containing an inscription to Parkes with the compliments of Charles Le Gendre, undated.

Dates: 1874
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